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Headword: *sa/lpigc
Adler number: sigma,68
Translated headword: trumpet
Vetting Status: high
Indians do not use trumpets, but instead of a trumpet they have whips, which they sound off into the air, and drums, raising an awful booming from themselves.
Greek Original:
*sa/lpigc. sa/lpigcin *)indoi\ ou) xrw=ntai, a)ll' a)nti\ sa/lpiggos au)toi=s ei)si\n ai( ma/stiges, a(\s a)poktupou=sin ei)s to\n a)e/ra, kai\ tu/mpana, frikw/dh tina\ bo/mbon e)c e(autw=n a)nie/nta.
See more fully at tau 1164.
For trumpets see also sigma 66 (and sigma 67).
Keywords: geography; meter and music
Translated by: David Whitehead on 22 February 2004@10:41:30.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (set status) on 5 June 2004@01:56:26.
David Whitehead on 30 July 2004@07:56:51.
Catharine Roth (deleted note number) on 18 September 2014@00:42:11.


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